Hello All, (THIS POST IS DIRECTED TOWARDS ISU STUDENTS THAT ARE THINKING OF EXCHANGE IN LANCASTER) If you are reading this post, you are most likely one of the brave Midwest souls that has decided to go on exchange in a place with possibly even shittier weather than Iowa; when most students choose tropical, you... Continue Reading →
Hello All, This post simply provides an overall map of my travels, (with a few still places still to come) as well as a couple zoomed in pictures to differentiate the more cluttered portions. The numbers represent the order I visited those places in with "1" essentially being where I started my journey and "33"... Continue Reading →
Hello All, Today the University provided a coach trip down to York to visit the Christmas markets there. It truly felt like Christmas while I was there and there were tons of stalls selling food, unique items, and commercial items. For the sake of myself, I have attached the information page to the Christmas markets... Continue Reading →
Hello All, (This post only relevant to ISU exchange students) As you can see below, this infographic compares Iowa State to Lancaster with 10 fun facts. ... .... ... .... ... .... ... .... ... .... ... ....
Hello All, You are in for a long post this time so you will have to bear with me...as I actually took some notes while traveling this time. After about six times of trying to recount my trip by memory, I decided this may be a better way to go. So, without further ado, I... Continue Reading →
Hello All, Included in this post are some of my favorite shots of Lancaster (the city my university is right outside of). In addition, I have included the google drive link here if you would like to see the full album: https://photos.app.goo.gl/BfQQUWPyThYSrcdo7.
Hello All, In light of my other posts taking a very long time to write (and the fact that I am lazy), I am going to keep this post a bit shorter for everyone's sake. This past weekend I took yet another train from Lancaster to London Euston. The journey is around three hours...but thanks... Continue Reading →
Hello All, This past weekend I left Lancaster and took a direct train down to Glasgow for a couple days. I arrived in Glasgow late on Friday, took a Scottish Highlands tour all day Saturday, and finally left late morning on Sunday...I wish I had booked a later train so that I could see some... Continue Reading →
***This post will be updated periodically, so check back every now and again*** Hello All, While this list is certainly not a portrayal of everything you should do upon arrival at Lancaster University, it included some things you would definitely not think about...unless you have been there. ***This list is catered towards exchange students and... Continue Reading →
Hello All, This past weekend (specifically Friday night and all of Saturday) I went down to Windermere where I also took a guided tour of the lake district. This article is especially tailored to students at Lancaster (specifically exchange) that would like to do the same trip. On Friday, I started by taking the 555... Continue Reading →